Sculpture galleries in Pêra

International Sand Sculpture Festival

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the International Sand Sculpture Festival or Festival Internacional de Escultura em Areia (FIESA) has been held in Pêra, Algarve annually since 2003. The site at Coordinates: occupies 15,000 square metres (3.7 acres).

Described as the largest sand sculpture event in the world

, the International Sand Sculpture Festival or Festival Internacional de Escultura em Areia (FIESA) has been held in Pêra, Algarve annually since 2003. The site at Coordinates: occupies 15,000 square metres (3.7 acres).

Each year about 60 artists use 35000 tons of sand to create 50 works of art. Each year the exhibition has a different theme: 2009: discoveries, 2008: Hollywood films and characters, 2007: wonders of the World, 2006: mythology. The exhibition is open in the evenings with atmospheric lighting.

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Olga Lanina
24 August 2014
Территория выставки около 15 тыс.кв.м. Песочный город создается каждый год на разную тему. В 2014 году- это музыка и музыкальные идолы.Лучшее время для посещения- вечер, когда включают подсветку.
Bruno Preto
8 June 2014
Sugiro que optem por chegar um pouco antes do pôr do sol e poderão apreciar dois espetáculos num. A exposição ganha nova vida com os jogos de luz, cores e sombras que se revelam com o cair da noite.
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Tue 11:00 AM–10:00 PM
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Fri 10:00 AM–10:00 PM
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